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Managing our beaches during spring and summer

Managing our beaches during spring and summer

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We expect to see lots of people out enjoying the warm weather at our harbourside beaches and parks throughout spring and summer.

We will be monitoring numbers at our popular beaches and parks to avoid overcrowding and help stop the spread of COVID-19.

Published 1 September 2021

Woollahra Council App provides faster, more efficient service delivery for residents

Woollahra Council App provides faster, more efficient service delivery for residents

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Download our new App for fast, easy access to Council services anytime, anywhere.

Published 2 August 2021

30 minute free parking for metered spaces

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We've introduced 30 minute free ticketed parking in metered spaces in the Double Bay and Paddington commercial centres to help support our local small businesses.

Published 1 October 2020

30 minute free parking for metered spaces

How to look fashionable without harming the planet

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Local eco-friendly fashion business owners share their tips on how we can still look stylish and on trend while being mindful of our impact on the environment.

Published 30 September 2020

How to look fashionable without harming the planet

$120,000 in grants to support local initiatives

Community

Read about the local projects we're supporting this year through our Community and Cultural, Environmental and Placemaking Grants.

Published 16 September 2020

$120,000 in grants to support local initiatives

Spring School Holidays

Community

Even though we cannot run our regular school holiday activities, we do have online events available.

Published 15 September 2020

Spring School Holidays

Dementia Action Week – 21-27 September 2020

Community

In conjunction with the Woollahra Dementia Alliance we are hosting two free events during Dementia Action Week.

Published 14 September 2020

Dementia Action Week – 21-27 September 2020

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 Youth Photographic Award & Short Film Prize

Arts & Culture

More than 200 photo and short film entries were submitted by students from nine eastern suburbs high schools for the annual competition, now in its 27th year.

Published 14 September 2020

Congratulations to the winners of the 2020 Youth Photographic Award & Short Film Prize

Would you know what to do during an emergency?

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We know emergencies can happen at any time, any place and without warning. Would you know what to do when one strikes?

Published 28 August 2020

Would you know what to do during an emergency?

New pop-up cycleway planned from Rose Bay to Bondi Beach

Community

The NSW Government has announced plans for a new pop-up cycleway from Rose Bay to Bondi Beach to give the local community more safe travel options during COVID-19.

Published 26 August 2020

New pop-up cycleway planned from Rose Bay to Bondi Beach

Further relief for local small businesses impacted by COVID-19

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We've extended a range of relief measures for local small businesses to help ease the ongoing economic impacts of COVID-19.

Published 26 August 2020

Further relief for local small businesses impacted by COVID-19

New multi-purpose courts open at Christison Park

Community

There are now even more opportunities for sports and recreation in our local area thanks to a court upgrade at Christison Park in Vaucluse.

Published 25 August 2020

New multi-purpose courts open at Christison Park
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